JOB SUMMARY:The Sisters of St. Benedict are looking for a Major Gift Officer to work on their Mission Advancement Team. This person would support and align themselves with the passion and mission of the Sisters of St. Benedict. The ideal candidate can actively listen and respond to donors with care and intentionality. They can effectively communicate updates about the sisters and their work. A successful team member is someone who can attract and cultivate meaningful relationships that lead to donors expressing their support through generous contributions and/or volunteering their time to help the sisters.Someone who will succeed in this position will be motivating and inspirational, someone who is down-to-earth, and someone who can inspire others to not only support the sisters financially but who can also help donors form a life-long commitment of friendship with the sisters. At the core of this position, the ideal gift officer is someone who can invite others into a relationship with the sisters.